Whirlpool Corporation operates within the Household laundry equipment sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Whirlpool with three other
manufacturers of household appliances in North America:
Helen of Troy Limited
sales of $1.55 billion
of which 42%
was Healthcare/Home Environment),
Spectrum Brands Holdings, Incorporation
of which 40%
was Global Batteries & Personal Care), and
of which 36%
was Major Appliances North America).
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Whirlpool were $20.72 billion.
decrease of 0.8%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were $20.89 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 8.1% decline
in Emea, from $5.60 billion to $5.15 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Latin America (down 4.7% to $3.19 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
North America (up 3.9% to $11.15 billion)
Asia (up 0.5% to $1.42 billion)